1064 nm Nd:YAG dose for onychomycosis

There has been a fair bit of discussion kicking around on this forum and elsewhere regarding the merits of using 1064 nm Nd:YAG for onychomycosis Other than lack of good evidence of efficacy there remains an issue regarding dose. It is widely speculated that therapeutic mechanism may be from selective heat damage to dermatophytes compared to host . http://www.podiatry-arena.com/podiat…&postcount=438 If this is true then it seems likely that dose is important and currently there seems little to guide this other than anecdote

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1064 nm Nd:YAG dose for onychomycosis

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